Vasily Kavitski

Alias Kavetsky

Russian spelling

Василий Кавицкий

Born 1888

Place Kiev, Ukraine

Ethnic origin Ukrainian

Religion Greek Catholic (Russian Orthodox?)

Mother Mary Kavitski

Arrived at Australia
on 1913

Residence before enlistment Adelaide

Occupation 1915 sailor, labourer, 1921 boilermaker

service number 2180
enlisted 2.06.1915
POE Keswick, SA
unit 27th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1917
final fate RTA 26.09.1917
discharged 6.12.1917 MU

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Residence after the war 1919 Port Pirie; 1921 Adelaide; received permit to leave Australia for Russia in 1920


Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Army payfile (NAA)

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